Calendar

Oct
20
Sun
2019
Whale of a Used Book Sale @ Jefferson County Fairgrounds
Oct 20 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Whale of a Used Book Sale

The annual Whale of a Used Books Sale happens October 18 – 20 at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds, 15200 W. 6th Ave. Frontage Rd.

Build your library and find amazing deals with prices starting at just 50 cents, all while supporting the Jefferson County Library Foundation.

Shop for gently used, new and antique books, along with DVDs, CDs, and records for children and adults.

The sale opens to the public on Friday, October 18 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. with free admission, or pay $10 for Early Bird Admission at 8 a.m.  On Saturday, the sale is again open from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., and teachers, Friends of JCPL and Jeffco Employees enjoy 50% savings on purchases. October 20, the final day of the sale runs from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

For more information, visit www.WhaleSale.org.

Nonprofit Expo @ Golden High School
Oct 20 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Nonprofit Expo on Oct 20 from 1 - 3pmGolden is home to many nonprofits that benefit our community. Art, history, hiking, biking, home rehab, feeding the hungry — our nonprofits do it all to make our community stronger and collaboration is key.

Stop by Golden High School on October 20 from 1 to 3 p.m. to meet nonprofit representatives and pick up information on their projects and goals.

Everyone is welcome!

Oct
23
Wed
2019
Pro Bono Day at Jefferson County Court @ Jefferson County Courthouse Atrium
Oct 23 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Pro Bono Day at Jefferson County Court is an opportunity to receive free legal advice. Members of the public will have up to fifteen minutes to speak with an attorney for various areas of law. No registration is required for this service; it is first-come, first-served.

The event will be held in the main atrium of the Jefferson County Courthouse from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Oct
24
Thu
2019
Regular City Council Meeting @ Council Chambers
Oct 24 @ 6:30 pm

The Golden City Council meets in Council Chambers in City Hall every second and fourth Thursday at 6:30 p.m., unless rescheduled due to holidays or other events happening in the city.

To download the agenda for the next meeting, or view archived agendas, minutes or web casts from past meetings, please visit the Agendas, Minutes, Web Casts and Schedules page.

Visit the Council Members & Commentaries pages to read about and find contact information for Mayor Marjorie Sloan and all six council members.

Oct
30
Wed
2019
Mayor’s Community Celebration @ CSM Ben H. Parker Student Center
Oct 30 @ 6:30 pm

Mayors Awards for ExcellenceEach year, Golden’s Mayor Marjorie Sloan hosts an event to recognize and celebrate members of the Golden community. Those recognized have contributed greatly to making Golden the community what it is today.

This will be the ninth year for the Mayor’s Community Celebration, which will take place at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 30 at the Ben H. Parker Student Center on the Colorado School of Mines campus, 1200 16th St.

Learn more about the event and submit a nomination on our Mayor’s Awards for Excellence page.

Nov
2
Sat
2019
Coffee with Councilors @ Cafe 13
Nov 2 @ 3:00 pm

Chat with your District councilors at 3 p.m. at Café 13, 1301 Arapahoe St.

For details contact Councilor Saoirse Charis Graves at 303-279-7529, scharisgraves@cityofgolden.net or Councilor Casey Brown at 303-900-2003, cbrown@cityofgolden.net.

Nov
7
Thu
2019
Regular City Council Meeting @ Council Chambers
Nov 7 @ 6:30 pm

The Golden City Council meets in Council Chambers in City Hall every second and fourth Thursday at 6:30 p.m., unless rescheduled due to holidays or other events happening in the city.

To download the agenda for the next meeting, or view archived agendas, minutes or web casts from past meetings, please visit the Agendas, Minutes, Web Casts and Schedules page.

Visit the Council Members & Commentaries pages to read about and find contact information for Mayor Marjorie Sloan and all six council members.

Nov
11
Mon
2019
Golden Safety Academy @ Golden Fire Department Training Room
Nov 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Golden Safety Academy PosterThe Golden Safety Academy was created to help educate and empower citizens with information and resources that enhance their personal safety and crime prevention. This free academy is held once a month from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on the second Monday of every month in the Golden Fire Department. You may attend one, several or all sessions.

Please visit our Golden Safety Academy page for more information on this informative educational series, including topics to be covered at each class, and to sign up for a class online.

Nov
13
Wed
2019
Citizen Budget Advisory Committee @ Council Chambers
Nov 13 @ 7:30 am

The Citizens Budget Advisory Committee (CBAC) was created by the City Manager to advise City staff on the development, implementation, and evaluation of the annual City budget. Participation in CBAC is an opportunity not only to advise on the prioritization of how City tax dollars are spent, but also to advise our policymakers in their decision-making process.

CBAC meets the third Wednesday of each month, March through October and the second Wednesday of November, at 7:30 a.m. in the Golden City Hall Council Chambers.

To download the agenda for the next meeting, or view archived agendas, minutes or listen to audio from past meetings, please visit the Agendas, Minutes, Web Casts and Schedules page.

Nov
14
Thu
2019
Regular City Council Meeting @ Council Chambers
Nov 14 @ 6:30 pm

The Golden City Council meets in Council Chambers in City Hall every second and fourth Thursday at 6:30 p.m., unless rescheduled due to holidays or other events happening in the city.

To download the agenda for the next meeting, or view archived agendas, minutes or web casts from past meetings, please visit the Agendas, Minutes, Web Casts and Schedules page.

Visit the Council Members & Commentaries pages to read about and find contact information for Mayor Marjorie Sloan and all six council members.

COG Mesa

 Golden was named after Thomas L. Golden,
a gold prospector who arrived in Jefferson County in 1858.

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